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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Power Plant Operators

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
National 35,010 1.0 $74,690Explore the national job market for Power Plant Operators

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Power Plant Operators ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Kansas City, MO 2.0
Cincinnati, OH 1.5
Las Vegas, NV 1.5
San Antonio, TX 1.3
Detroit Metro Area 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
LA Metro Area $108,440
Sacramento, CA $106,030
SF Metro Area $104,350
Las Vegas, NV $95,160
Seattle-Tacoma, WA $92,680

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Lakeland, FL 3.2
Syracuse, NY 2.0
Worcester, MA 1.9
Madison, WI 1.9
Bakersfield, CA 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Stockton, CA $105,930
Fresno, CA $103,280
Bakersfield, CA $95,540
Modesto, CA $93,020
Greensboro, NC $88,170

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Hickory, NC 4.0
College Station, TX 3.4
Chico, CA 3.2
Lansing, MI 3.1
Greeley, CO 3.0
Metro Area Median Earnings
Chico, CA $100,650
Merced, CA $100,010
Kalamazoo, MI $92,610
Kingsport, TN $91,210
Hickory, NC $87,370

National - Job Listings

Fairfax Water - Herndon,VA
Operating various equipment and machinery to include: backhoes, fork lifts, dump trucks, hand and power tools, snow plows, snow blowers, gauges and sa... Full Description

Gryphon Technologies LC - Washington,DC
Support propulsion plant system, component, power generation, distribution, and/or control system risk assessments, investigations, analysis, and desi... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenge... Full Description

Apex Systems - Mc Lean,VA
Cellular Radio and Antenna Swaps, Legacy cable plant upgrades from Coaxial to Fiber, Site Upgrades and Capacity Expansion. ...Room for Advancement can... Full Description

Bechtel - Reston,VA
Must be able to work safely at Plant site location. .... * Day to day may include support to: procurement, construction, startup and commissioning, an... Full Description

Bechtel - Reston,VA
The PCAPP plant began the operations and munition destruction phase as of September 2016. ...Minimum Proficient in computer applications and operating... Full Description

HNTB - Washington,DC
- Assistance with power system studies DC electrified railway systems - Assists in the preparation of computer simulations and studies including DC lo... Full Description

CH2M & Jacobs - Manassas,VA
Plan layout of electric power generating plants and distribution lines and stations. ...Collect data relating to commercial and industrial development... Full Description

Department of the Navy - Bethesda,MD
* Duties Help Duties The selectee for this will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, D... Full Description

Department of the Navy - Cabin John,MD
* Duties Help Duties The selectee for this will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, D... Full Description



Job Openings

Fairfax Water - Herndon,VA
Gryphon Technologies LC - Washington,DC
Leidos - Reston,VA
Apex Systems - Mc Lean,VA
Bechtel - Reston,VA
Bechtel - Reston,VA